If you are looking for an exciting career opportunity with a national leader of personalized health care – this is your chance to join us at Intrepid USA! We are a national company with a local perspective, and working with us, you'll find that what we do is all about what matters the most – helping patients live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Our innovative approach gives patients access to the highly experienced clinical teams and up-to-date programs you would expect from a large company and combines them with the flexible, dedicated and personalized care you may expect from a smaller company.
Due to our continued growth, we are seeking a compassionate and experienced Hospice Case Manager - RN who will serve as the primary case manager for a designated group of patients. At Intrepid, we focus on the heart of the matter – providing talented healthcare professionals, giving them opportunities to follow their passion, and ultimately giving patients the best care available for home health care, hospice and private duty care. Bring your enthusiasm and compassion to help others and we’ll provide you with a nurturing caring environment that will empower and inspire you to make a difference.
As a Hospice Case Manager - RN you will be responsible for planning, management and provision of care as well as documentation of care, and chart maintenance to meet both regulatory and billing requirements.
Additional duties for this Hospice Case Manager role include, but are not limited to:
Performing comprehensive subjective and objective assessment of the patient status that includes physical, psychosocial, and environmental parameters.
Ensuring compliance with federal/state regulations governing hospice care services by following policy and procedure consistent with agency standards.
Formulating individualized plan of care that incorporates analysis of assessment data; modifies and updates as needed at a minimum of every two weeks on assigned patients.
Providing skilled interventions aimed at achieving realistic outcomes within a specified time period. Interventions are performed within the nursing scope of practice.
Assuring thorough and accurate documentation with all clinical data including but not limited to: admission through discharge, physician’s orders, skilled nursing visits and changes in conditions.
Consistently demonstrating competency with technical nursing skills according to the legal scope of practice.
Implements teaching specific to patient/family needs and evaluates and modifies as needed.
Performing on-call responsibilities as directed by Agency Management.
Performing on-site supervisory and teaching visits for the evaluation of professional and paraprofessional staff on assigned cases and provides follow-up information to the Agency Management.
We are looking for a Hospice Case Manager who combine working knowledge of Hospice Care regulatory standards with a proven track record in delivering and documenting quality care in the home. You must be skilled and have the capability to cope effectively with patients, families and others while maintaining confidentiality.
Specific qualifications for this Case Manager role include:
Graduate of accredited RN program
One year of hospice care experience preferred; two years experience in any clinical setting with a demonstrated ability to manage a group of patients
Current and valid RN license in the state of practice
CHPN preferred but not required
Current CPR certification or able to obtain within two months of hire
Auto liability insurance per policy plus current and unrestricted driver’s license
Ability to adhere to policies and procedures and willingness to support our mission
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable - Depending on Experience
Doing The Right Thing
Our innovative approach gives patients access to the highly experienced clinical teams and up-to-date programs you would expect from a large company and combines them with the flexible, dedicated and personalized care you may expect from a smaller company. As well as being fully committed to the needs of our patients, our clinical teams believe patient care should be about... truly personalized care, caring for patients individually so they can lead healthier and more fulfilling lives.
Our teams are trained to honor and preserve the quality of life for all patients by pursuing the highest, most compassionate and ethical level of care deliverable in the home. There are many companies that provide home health services, but at Intrepid USA Healthcare Services, we provide solutions and we find a way.
What is Intrepid Hospice Care?
Hospice is a multidisciplinary service for people with a terminal diagnosis that have a prognosis of 6 months or less, if the disease runs its normal course. As experts in pain and symptom management, we bring Individualized care that alleviates suffering and extends comfort.
We offer assistance not just to the patient, but to the family as well. Our interdisciplinary team approach provides care and practical support to the patients and families we serve, with our main goal focused on the comfort of the patient and meeting their needs with respect and dignity.